Emerging Chains http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44085/more en Fox Restaurant Concepts presses national growth http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth <div class="field-deck"> Operator accelerates growth of fast-casual Flower Child concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator accelerates growth of fast-casual Flower Child concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:39:00 +0000 118151 at http://nrn.com <p>Inside Flower Child</p> Photo: Fox Restaurant Concepts Stan Frankenthaler plans revamp of CraftWorks restaurants http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Dunkin' Brands veteran plots evolution of 11 brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants#comments Casual Dining Chef Insights Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Menu People Dunkin' Donuts Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:33:00 +0000 118091 at http://nrn.com <p>CraftWorks chief officer of food, beverage and strategic supply, Stan Frankenthaler.</p> CraftWorks Chipotle-backed Pizzeria Locale reformulates crust http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/chipotle-backed-pizzeria-locale-reformulates-crust <div class="field-deck"> New dough made with heirloom wheat could be game-changing, says co-founder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New dough made with heirloom wheat could be game-changing, says co-founder</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/chipotle-backed-pizzeria-locale-reformulates-crust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/chipotle-backed-pizzeria-locale-reformulates-crust#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:54:00 +0000 117741 at http://nrn.com KKR acquires minority stake in Lemonade http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade <div class="field-deck"> Global private-equity firm will help chain fuel national expansion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Global private-equity firm will help chain fuel national expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/kkr-acquires-minority-stake-lemonade#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:25:00 +0000 117521 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock A look inside Pizzeria Locale http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-pizzeria-locale <div class="node-body gallery-body">Second location of Chipotle-backed fast-casual brand opens in Denver</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-pizzeria-locale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-pizzeria-locale#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:36:00 +0000 117431 at http://nrn.com LYFE Kitchen CEO predicts steady growth http://nrn.com/operations/lyfe-kitchen-ceo-predicts-steady-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Chance Carlisle says trimming build-out costs will help the chain expand</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/lyfe-kitchen-ceo-predicts-steady-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/lyfe-kitchen-ceo-predicts-steady-growth#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Operations Registration Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:00:00 +0000 117341 at http://nrn.com <p>LYFE Kitchen CEO Chance Carlisle</p> NRN honors 2014 Hot Concepts winners http://nrn.com/mufso-content/nrn-honors-2014-hot-concepts-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">Industry celebrates forward-thinking restaurant concepts during MUFSO</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mufso-content/nrn-honors-2014-hot-concepts-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mufso-content/nrn-honors-2014-hot-concepts-winners#comments Photo Gallery MUFSO-Content Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:57:00 +0000 117351 at http://nrn.com Slater's 50/50 founder to launch exotic meat concept http://nrn.com/whats-hot/slaters-5050-founder-launch-exotic-meat-concept <div class="field-deck"> S&M Sausage and Meat is dubbed “an eclectic meatery” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">S&M Sausage and Meat is dubbed “an eclectic meatery”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/whats-hot/slaters-5050-founder-launch-exotic-meat-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/whats-hot/slaters-5050-founder-launch-exotic-meat-concept#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines What's Hot Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:53:00 +0000 116981 at http://nrn.com <p>S&amp;M Sausage and Meat will open next month in San Diego.</p> Carla Hall plans Kickstarter-funded restaurant http://nrn.com/chef-insights/carla-hall-plans-kickstarter-funded-restaurant <div class="field-deck"> Celebrity chef and TV personality to open Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen in New York </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Celebrity chef and TV personality to open Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen in New York</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/carla-hall-plans-kickstarter-funded-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/carla-hall-plans-kickstarter-funded-restaurant#comments Finance Chef Insights Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:32:00 +0000 116601 at http://nrn.com <p>The menu at Carla Hall&rsquo;s Southern Kitchen will include Nashville specialty &quot;hot chicken.&quot;</p> New casual-dining chains rewrite the rules http://nrn.com/whats-hot/new-casual-dining-chains-rewrite-rules <div class="node-body article-body">Upstart concepts challenge conventions of segment's biggest brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/whats-hot/new-casual-dining-chains-rewrite-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/whats-hot/new-casual-dining-chains-rewrite-rules#comments Casual Dining Consumer Trends Emerging Chains Food Trends What's Hot Registration Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:33:00 +0000 116551 at http://nrn.com